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    Ruddy Thomas First Time Around

    Studio 16
    • Ruddy Thomas – That's What Friends Are For
    • Ruddy Thomas – Ticket To Ride
    • Ruddy Thomas – Poorer Side Of Town
    • Ruddy Thomas – Loving Pauper
    • Ruddy Thomas – Shake Your Body Down To The Ground
    • Ruddy Thomas – Little Jeannie
    • Ruddy Thomas – Go On
    • Ruddy Thomas – Let Me Know It
    • Ruddy Thomas – Sad Eyes
    • Ruddy Thomas – Someone To Love
    • 1. That's What Friends Are For
    • 2. Ticket To Ride
    • 3. Poorer Side Of Town
    • 4. Loving Pauper
    • 5. Shake Your Body Down To The Ground
    • 6. Little Jeannie
    • 7. Go On
    • 8. Let Me Know It
    • 9. Sad Eyes
    • 10. Someone To Love

    Welcome reissue of Ruddy Thomas's first album originally released by producer Joe Gibbs in 1981, great soulful roots rockers with wicked version of The Jacksons "Shake Your Body" also recorded as Flick Wilson..

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    Ruddy ThomasKeep It DownStudio 16
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    Ruddy ThomasFirst Time Around, Expanded EditionDoctor Bird
    • Seminal 1981 debut album by one of Jamaica’s greatest hit-makers. • Features numerous major reggae hits from the late 70s. • Includes a dozen...

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      • – Roman Soldiers
      • – Version
      Keeling BeckfordSamfy GirlStudio 16
      Originally released in the mid 70s produced by Lloyd Campbell and voiced at The Black Ark by Lee Perry, B-side plays "Samfy Skank" All copies come in company...
      • – Samfy Girl
      • – Samfy Skank
      Dennis Brown / DhaimaA TrueStudio 16
      Great late 70s roots vocal cut from Dennis Brown with USA singer Dhaima on strong harmony with dub version from The Mighty Two on the flip. Nice pressing!
      • Dennis Brown – A True
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      Junior MurvinCool Out SonStudio 16
      Junior Murvin's tuff late 70s vocal cut "Cool Out Son" on a awesome relick of "Real Rock" riddim from Joe Gibbs & The Professionals with dub from The Mighty...
      • Junior Murvin – Cool Out Son
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      Earl SixteenMalcolm XStudio 16
      Written by Winston MacAnuff, made famous by Dennis Brown but this is the first killer version by Earl Sixteen originally released in 1975 with the superb...
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      • Mighty Two – Version
      UpsettersBlackboard Jungle DubStudio 16
      One of the best original dub albums from 70s Jamaica, produced & mixed by Lee Perry with King Tubby. Killer hardcore roots rhythms from The Black Ark...
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      • – Dub From Africa
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      Lee Perry & The UpsettersKiss Me NeckStudio 16
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      The Meditations only recorded a few tracks at The Black Ark with Lee Perry but "No Peace" is essential hearing, great roots melodies on top of tuff late...
      • – No Peace
      • – Version
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      • Devon Irons – When Jah Come
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      • – Bag-O-Wire
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      • – Poison Ivy
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      • – Chapter
      • – Warrika Hill
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      • – Skankeboo
      • – Dragon Fly
      • – Creeper
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      • Love & Unity – I Just Don't Care
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      Prince Far IDeck Of CardsStudio 16
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      • Prince Far I – Deck Of Cards
      • Mighty Two – Version
      Ruddy ThomasKeep It DownStudio 16
      Superb version of Errol Dunkley's "Keep The Pressure Down" from Ruddy Thomas with equally impressive dub version on the flip..Nicely pressed and housed...
      • Ruddy Thomas – Keep It Down
      • Mighty Two – Version
      CultureTwo Sevens ClashStudio 16
      A 1977 Roots classic no home should be without..Joseph Hill in majestic form, The Professionals laying down the weight and The Mighty Two delivering the...
      • Culture – Two Sevens Clash
      • Mighty Two – Version
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      • Cornell Campbell – Two Timer
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      • – Burn Babylon
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      • – Jah Guide
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      Junior MurvinTime StiffStudio 16
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      • Junior Murvin – Time Stiff
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      Susan Cadogan's slinky roots vocal version of The Miracles Motown hit from 1974 produced by Lee Perry with excellent dub version on the flip. All three...
      • Susan Cadogan – Do It Baby
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      Junior MurvinFalse TeachingStudio 16
      Different mix to his Police & Thieves LP version from the mid 70s with strong dubwise from Scratch recorded at The Black Ark. All three new Studio 16 7"...
      • Junior Murvin – False Teaching
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      The CongosRow FishermanStudio 16
      The Congo's 1977 roots classic with a different mix to the LP version by Lee Perry also great dubwise from the Black Ark. All three new Studio 16 7" come...
      • The Congos – Row Fisherman
      • Upsetters – Congo Dub
      King TubbyKing Of DubStudio 16
      Originally released in 1979 on Brad Osbourne's USA label Clocktower featuring the tuffest of Bunny Lee's mid 70s roots rhythms recorded at Channel One...
      • – King Zion Dub
      • – Super Star Dub
      • – Graceful Dub
      • – Rubba Dunza (Clock Tower Mix)
      • – Jah Angel Of Dub (Clock Tower Mix)
      • – Blood, Sweat & Dunza Dub
      • – King, Queen & Minstreal Dub
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      • – Stalac 80 Dubwise
      The MorwellsPresentingStudio 16
      Very rare 1st album from The Morwells originally released in 1975, featuring future members of The Roots Radics, seriously sought after raw stripped back...
      • – Try
      • – Swing And Dine
      • – Reality
      • – Trench Town Way
      • – Come Home Little Girl
      • – Reality (Dubwise) **
      • – You've Got To Be Holy ( Dubwise)
      • – I Don't Know Why
      • – Somewhere To Live
      • – Bit By Bit
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      • – You've Got To Be Holy (Dubwise) **
      Keeling BeckfordLet Your Love Come (Tumbling Down On Me)Studio 16
      Wicked early roots vocal cut originally released in 1974 from Singer & Producer Keeling Beckford produced by Lloyd F. Campbell with great instrumental...
      • Keeling Beckford – Let Your Love Come (Tumbling Down On Me)
      • The Thing Music Company – Instrumental
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      • The Morwells – Reality
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      Eustin GregoryYou So RealStudio 16
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      • Eustin Gregory – You So Real
      • Winston Edwards & The Natty Locks – A Touch Of Roots
      The Belmont Records Collection Volume 1Studio 16
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      • The Mighty Two – Su Su Version
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      • The Mighty Two – Burn Babylon Version
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      • Culture – This Time
      • The Mighty Two – Our Time
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      Lee Perry The Black Emperor Vol.2 (Vocals)Studio 16
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      • Lee Perry – Captive
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      All time classic Dennis Brown album originally released in 1977 for producer Joe Gibbs. Produced by the Mighty Two and the house band The Professionals...
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      • – Jah Can Do It
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      Morwell UnlimitedDub MeStudio 16
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      • – Sky Ride
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      • – Morwell's Theme
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      VariousThe Mighty Two 'We Remember You' Vol. 1Studio 16
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      • Horace Andy – Slave Driver / Version
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      • Jacob Miller – Keep On Knocking / This Old Man
      • Culture – Natty Dread Taking Over / Invasion
      • 1. Althea & Donna – Uptown Top Ranking / Three Piece Suit
      • 2. Junior Murvin – Cool Out Son / Version
      • 3. Horace Andy – Slave Driver / Version
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      From The Streets Of Jamaica Vol. 1Studio 16
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      • Tony Brevett – Don't Get Weary
      • I-Roy – Joe Frazier
      • Tony Brevett – Don't Get Weary Version
      • The Heptones – Let's Get It On
      • Delroy Wilson – Money
      • Pat Kelly – Whiter Shade Of Pale
      • The Mighty Diamonds – Shame And Pride
      • Pat Kelly – It's A Good Day
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